The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 118 58 127
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 27 98 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.07% 3.71% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 3.89% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 86 19
Average salary £39,000 £48,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2427 2520 2501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.42% 95.27% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 2112 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 9 £39,000 -
Watford -13 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 5 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Berkhamsted - 2 £34,000 -
Potters Bar -4 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Stevenage -13 1 - -
Harpenden - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 66 (95.65%) SQL
2 56 (81.16%) Oracle
3 53 (76.81%) Oracle Database
4 46 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 46 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 42 (60.87%) Linux
6 39 (56.52%) UNIX
7 36 (52.17%) Hyperion
7 36 (52.17%) Oracle EBS
8 34 (49.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 33 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
10 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
11 28 (40.58%) Shell Script
11 28 (40.58%) Finance
12 27 (39.13%) Windows
12 27 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (36.23%) SC Cleared
13 25 (36.23%) Security Cleared
13 25 (36.23%) Oracle 11i
13 25 (36.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 24 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
15 23 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
16 22 (31.88%) Telecoms
17 21 (30.43%) Essbase
17 21 (30.43%) Retail
17 21 (30.43%) Oracle Discoverer
17 21 (30.43%) Fujitsu
17 21 (30.43%) Oracle Exadata
18 20 (28.99%) Oracle Exalytics
19 19 (27.54%) Migration

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.94%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 46 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (52.17%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (36.23%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (7.25%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (76.81%) Oracle Database
2 34 (49.28%) Oracle BI EE
3 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
4 27 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (36.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (30.43%) Oracle Discoverer
6 21 (30.43%) Essbase
6 21 (30.43%) Oracle Exadata
7 14 (20.29%) MySQL
8 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
11 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
12 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) Telecoms
3 21 (30.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.45%) HTML5
2 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle Exalytics
2 8 (11.59%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Linux
2 39 (56.52%) UNIX
3 27 (39.13%) Windows
4 11 (15.94%) Solaris
5 10 (14.49%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (27.54%) Migration
3 11 (15.94%) SOA
4 7 (10.14%) Analytics
5 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 4 (5.80%) E-Procurement
6 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.80%) Database Security
7 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (2.90%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (2.90%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.90%) Change Control
8 2 (2.90%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.45%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 66 (95.65%) SQL
2 46 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 28 (40.58%) Shell Script
4 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
5 1 (1.45%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) SC Cleared
1 25 (36.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) Oracle
2 36 (52.17%) Hyperion
3 21 (30.43%) Fujitsu
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.25%) Siebel
5 5 (7.25%) Citrix
6 3 (4.35%) VMware
7 2 (2.90%) HP
8 1 (1.45%) Red Gate
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago